Jan 25th 2020

Sioux Falls Mens Slow Pitch

State Mens Slowpitch Meeting

January 25th, 2:00 Pierre

In attendance: Jeff Oltmanns (President), Jordan Gillis (Vice President), Brad Tyler (Secretary), Steve Riswold (Vice President), and various representatives from other leagues around the state

State tourney dates

State tourney dates will now be decided 2 years in advance

Rec 1 and 2 will be in Huron August 1st and 2nd

E will be in Pierre August 8th and 9th

D and Open will be in Sioux Falls August 14th, 15th, and 16th.

  •   D and Open tournaments will now run on the same weekend, with D teams allowed to play both D and open

2021 Dates

  • Rec July 31st and August 1st (site TBD)
  • E August 7th and 8th (site TBD)
  • D and Open August 13-15th (Mitchell)

Teams can play multiple state state tourneys except for open teams

If you play in a state tourney and want to play up a division on the following weekend you may.

Pick up players

Playing with 2 different teams

A player will be allowed to play 2 weekends of state, with 2 different teams. May only pick up a player from below your ranking.

Rec teams are now allowed to pick up 5 players for state, but still only 3 from one team.

Rec tourney changes

Rec 1 and 2 will now run as one tournament. You join rec, and if you win your first game you are entered into rec 1, if you lose you are entered into rec 2

Top 4 teams from rec 1 will move to E. Top 2 teams from rec 2 will move to E